Sunday, January 30, 2022

Cessna 172M Skyhawk, N1766V: Accident occurred January 30, 2022 at Eagles Nest Airport (W13), Waynesboro, Augusta County, Virginia

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. Any errors in this report will be corrected when the final report has been completed. 

The National Transportation Safety Board did not travel to the scene of this accident. 

Additional Participating Entity: 
Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Richmond, Virginia

Eagle's Nest Flight Services LLC

Location: Waynesboro, Virginia
Accident Number: ERA22LA113
Date and Time: January 30, 2022, 18:00 Local 
Registration: N1766V
Aircraft: Cessna 172M 
Injuries: 1 None
Flight Conducted Under: Part 91: General aviation - Instructional
Aircraft and Owner/Operator Information
Aircraft Make: Cessna 
Registration: N1766V
Model/Series: 172M
Aircraft Category: Airplane
Amateur Built:
Operating Certificate(s) Held: None
Operator Designator Code:
Meteorological Information and Flight Plan
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Type of Flight Plan Filed: None
Departure Point: Waynesboro, VA
Destination: Waynesboro, VA
Wreckage and Impact Information
Crew Injuries: 1 None 
Aircraft Damage: Substantial
Passenger Injuries:
Aircraft Fire: None
Ground Injuries:
Aircraft Explosion: None
Total Injuries: 1 None 
Latitude, Longitude: 38.077319,-78.944553 (est)